University Chapel Schedule
A community gathering place for worship and forum, chapel reflects an Anabaptist/Mennonite perspective alongside the gifts, traditions and cultures of the broader Christian faith. Faith, hope and love are nurtured in the way of Jesus.
Wednesday, Nov. 30 – 10-10:30 a.m.
Chapel Worship: Finding Your Footing in an Upside-Down World – Linford Stutzman
Grounded in Christ? In today’s world? Professor Linford Stutzman helps us explore finding your footing in an upside-down world. This chapel contributes to the Grounded in Christ chapel series inspired by Ephesians 3:14-21.
Friday, Dec. 2 – 10-10:30 a.m.
Chapel Forum: Reflections on Ministry (Ministry Inquiry Program) – Christina Hershey & Adrienne Derstine
Christina Hershey and Adrienne Derstine share reflections from their Ministry Inquiry Program experiences serving in Allentown, PA and Albuquerque, NM this past summer.
Wednesday, Dec. 7 – 10-10:30 a.m.
Student Recognition Chapel – Opening comments from Ken L. Nafziger
Gather as a campus community to recognize and honor one another for significant achievements in this semester.
Friday, Dec. 9 – 10-10:30 a.m.
Chapel Forum: Global Urban Trek in North Africa – Johonna & Julian Turner & students
Gather with the EMU group that served with InterVarsity’s Global Urban Trek in North Africa this past summer for reflections and songs from their experiences.
University chapel is held Wednesday (worship) and Fridays (forum) at 10 a.m. in Lehman Auditorium. All offices and departments, other than essential services, are to close in order to allow the community to attend and support chapel.
All undergraduate students, faculty and staff of the university are expected to attend at least one chapel each week. (Chapel Attendance Policy, p. 69 of the Student Handbook and Faculty/Staff handbook section 7.1, p. 166)
In addition to University Chapel, Chapel Gatherings are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11 a.m., Celebration: Praise Worship is held weekly at 9 p.m. on Sunday nights and Hymn Sings are at 9 p.m. on the first Monday of the month. All three services are held in ). You can also join the Gospel Choir or Alpha Omega Dancers for Christ for worship opportunities advised from Multicultural and International Student Services (MISS).
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